Breiter Family History

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Breiter Name Meaning

South German: from Breite, a noun derivative of Middle High German breit ‘broad’, denoting a broad, flat, fertile area of farmland, hence a topographic or status name for someone who lived on and farmed such land.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Beiter, Reiter, Breiner, Kreiter, Brester, Reuter, Reiser, Kreider

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Breiter Family Origin

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Breiter Family Occupations

What did your Breiter ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • At Home

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Cigar Maker

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Breiter occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Breiter's were Farmers. Farmer, At Home and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Breiter. A less common occupation for the Breiter family was Cigar Maker.

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Breiter Historical Records

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Breiter Life Expectancy

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Famous Breiter Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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